medical coding

What Are CPT Codes?

Last week we provided an overview of what ICD-10 codes are. This week we will talk about CPT codes. CPT, or Current Procedural Terminology codes, are used to identify procedures performed by physicians and healthcare providers. Developed in 1966 by the American Medical Association (AMA), these codes are used by healthcare [...]

What Are ICD-10 Codes?

ICD. Three letters that you may have encountered in medical coding and billing. What exactly does it mean and what do you need to know about it for your practice? This blog post is dedicated to answering these questions. ICD stands for International Classification of Diseases. According to the World Health [...]

CPT Codes for COVID-19

  On January 21 2021, President Biden's administration set new measures to help reduce the spread of COVID-19. Part of the new policies include working to expand testing capacities in laboratories and to expand the supply of tests. A new Pandemic Testing Board will support and oversee these policies. You can [...]

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